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41. A systematic review of risk factors for delirium in adult patients receiving specialist palliative care

A systematic review of risk factors for delirium in adult patients receiving specialist palliative care Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2019 PROSPERO

42. Association between palliative care intervention and indicators of aggressiveness of end of life care: a systematic review of the literature

Association between palliative care intervention and indicators of aggressiveness of end of life care: a systematic review of the literature Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration

2019 PROSPERO

43. The effectiveness of interventions to support informal caregivers of patients with advanced heart failure receiving palliative care: a systematic review

The effectiveness of interventions to support informal caregivers of patients with advanced heart failure receiving palliative care: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

44. Which tools are available to help healthcare professionals to recognize palliative care needs in patients with chronic heart failure: a systematic review.

Which tools are available to help healthcare professionals to recognize palliative care needs in patients with chronic heart failure: a systematic review. Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

45. Palliative care in the greater China region: a systematic review using narrative synthesis

Palliative care in the greater China region: a systematic review using narrative synthesis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files or external websites

2019 PROSPERO

46. End-of-life palliative care resource utilization in cancer care along the urban-rural continuum: a systematic review

End-of-life palliative care resource utilization in cancer care along the urban-rural continuum: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated

2019 PROSPERO

47. Factors influencing the quality of life of advanced cancer patients in palliative care in developing countries: a systematic review

Factors influencing the quality of life of advanced cancer patients in palliative care in developing countries: a systematic review Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record

2019 PROSPERO

48. Palliative care

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49. Indicators of integration at ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care (PubMed)

Indicators of integration at ESMO Designated Centres of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care A recent international consensus panel identified 13 major indicators to assess the level of integration between oncology and palliative care. We examined these indicators among European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Designated Centres (ESMO-DCs) of Integrated Oncology and Palliative Care (PC) and determined the centre characteristics associated with greater integration.This is a preplanned (...) secondary analysis of a recent survey to characterise the structure, processes and outcomes of the palliative care programmes at ESMO-DCs. We assessed the level of integration using 13 major indicators. We calculated two Palliative Care and Oncology Integration Indexes consisting of all 13 indicators (PCOI-13, range 0-13) and 9 of the 13 indicators (PCOI-9, range 0-9), with a higher index indicating greater integration.The survey response rate was 152/184 (83%). Among the 13 major indicators

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2018 ESMO open

50. Mu-opioid antagonists for opioid-induced bowel dysfunction in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care. (PubMed)

Mu-opioid antagonists for opioid-induced bowel dysfunction in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care. Opioid-induced bowel dysfunction (OIBD) is characterised by constipation, incomplete evacuation, bloating, and gastric reflux. It is one of the major adverse events of treatment for pain in cancer and in palliative care, resulting in increased morbidity and reduced quality of life.This is an update of two Cochrane reviews. One was published in 2011, Issue 1 on laxatives (...) and methylnaltrexone for the management of constipation in people receiving palliative care; this was updated in 2015 and excluded methylnaltrexone. The other was published in 2008, Issue 4 on mu-opioid antagonists (MOA) for OIBD. In this updated review, we only included trials on MOA (including methylnaltrexone) for OIBD in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care.To assess the effectiveness and safety of MOA for OIBD in people with cancer and people receiving palliative care.We searched

2018 Cochrane

51. A narrative literature review of palliative care regarding patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (PubMed)

A narrative literature review of palliative care regarding patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis The aim of this study was to examine the reported characteristics of extant studies on palliative care for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.Narrative review.A comprehensive search of the following electronic databases in English and Japanese commenced from 2002 - December 2017. Eligibility criteria was determined by the inclusion and exclusion criteria.Nineteen articles were (...) eligible. The characteristics of palliative care for patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis were symptoms relief, start time of palliative care and palliative care needs of patients and care partners. Also, patients' education of disease management including advanced care planning and developing a palliative care system by the healthcare provider including multidisciplinary professional teams was identified. The care provided was a "care conference" and integrated palliative care was carried out

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2018 Nursing open

52. Palliative Care in the Global Setting Resource-Stratified Guideline

Palliative Care in the Global Setting Resource-Stratified Guideline Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline | Journal of Global Oncology Search in: Menu Article Tools Special Article Article Tools OPTIONS & TOOLS COMPANION ARTICLES No companion articles ARTICLE CITATION DOI: 10.1200/JGO.18.00026 Journal of Global Oncology - published online before print May 8, 2018 PMID: Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline (...) x Hibah Osman , x Sudip Shrestha , x Sarah Temin , x Zipporah V. Ali , x Rumalie A. Corvera , x Henry D. Ddungu , x Liliana De Lima , x Maria Del Pilar Estevez-Diz , x Frank D. Ferris , x Nahla Gafer , x Harmala K. Gupta , x Susan Horton , x Graciela Jacob , x Ruinuo Jia , x Frank L. Lu , x Daniela Mosoiu , x Christina Puchalski , x Carole Seigel , x Olaitan Soyannwo , and x James F. Cleary Hibah Osman , Balsam–Lebanese Center for Palliative Care, American University of Beirut Medical Center

2018 American Society of Clinical Oncology Guidelines

53. A qualitative study of assistant nurses' experiences of palliative care in residential care (PubMed)

A qualitative study of assistant nurses' experiences of palliative care in residential care To explore assistant nurses' experiences and perceptions of both positive and negative aspects of providing palliative care for older people in residential care facilities.A qualitative explorative study.Critical incidents were collected through semi-structured face-to-face interviews and analysed by performing a qualitative content analysis.A total of 40 critical incidents from daily work was described (...) by assistant nurses. The results showed that close cooperation between unlicensed and licensed professionals was crucial to provide good care but was sometimes negatively affected by the organizational structure. The availability of professionals was identified as a critical factor in providing good care at the end of life in a consultative organization. The most prominent findings were those that indicated that, especially in a consultative organization, there seems to be a need for clear roles

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2018 Nursing open

54. Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team (PubMed)

Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team 30241274 2019 03 04 2378-9506 4 2018 Sep Journal of global oncology J Glob Oncol Oncologic and Palliative Care in a Global Setting in the Twenty-First Century: The Patient, Family, and Oncologic Health Care Team. 1-3 10.1200/JGO.18.00076 Shah Manish A MA New York-Presbyterian; Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, NY. eng Journal Article United States J Glob Oncol

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2018 Journal of global oncology

55. Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline (PubMed)

Palliative Care in the Global Setting: ASCO Resource-Stratified Practice Guideline Purpose The purpose of this new resource-stratified guideline is to provide expert guidance to clinicians and policymakers on implementing palliative care of patients with cancer and their caregivers in resource-constrained settings and is intended to complement the Integration of Palliative Care Into Standard Oncology Care: American Society of Clinical Oncology Clinical Practice Guideline Update of 2016. Methods (...) ASCO convened a multidisciplinary, multinational panel of experts in medical oncology, family medicine, radiation oncology, hematology/oncology, palliative and/or hospice care, pain and/or symptom management, patient advocacy, public health, and health economics. Guideline development involved a systematic literature review, a modified ADAPTE process, and a formal consensus-based process with the Expert Panel and additional experts (consensus ratings group). Results The systematic review included

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2018 Journal of global oncology

56. Taking patient and public involvement online: qualitative evaluation of an online forum for palliative care and rehabilitation research (PubMed)

Taking patient and public involvement online: qualitative evaluation of an online forum for palliative care and rehabilitation research Patient and public involvement (PPI) is increasingly recognised as important in research. Most PPI takes place face-to-face, but this can be difficult for people who are unwell or have caring responsibilities. As these challenges are particularly common in palliative care and rehabilitation research, we developed an online forum for PPI (...) in vulnerable social circumstances and/or remote geographical locations). These challenges are particularly pertinent in palliative care and rehabilitation research where people often live with, or care for someone with, advanced illness. In response to this, we aimed to test the functionality, feasibility, and acceptability of an online forum for PPI for palliative care and rehabilitation research (www.csipublicinvolvement.co.uk).We conducted separate focus groups with PPI members and researchers who had

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2018 Research involvement and engagement

57. Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease

Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease Lavenberg JG, Umscheid, CA Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made (...) for the HTA database. Citation Lavenberg JG, Umscheid, CA. Palliative care in the outpatient setting for patients with heart failure or advanced lung disease. Philadelphia: Center for Evidence-based Practice (CEP). 2018 Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Heart Failure; Humans; Lung Diseases; Outpatients; Palliative Care; Quality of Life Language Published English Country of organisation United States English summary An English language summary is available. Address

2018 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

58. Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial

Effect of early and systematic integration of palliative care in patients with advanced cancer: a randomised controlled trial The benefit of early integration of palliative care into oncological care is suggested to be due to increased psychosocial support. In Belgium, psychosocial care is part of standard oncological care. The aim of this randomised controlled trial is to examine whether early and systematic integration of palliative care alongside standard psychosocial oncological care (...) integration of palliative care into oncological care, or standard oncological care alone in a setting where all patients are offered multidisciplinary oncology care by medical specialists, psychologists, social workers, dieticians, and specialist nurses. The primary endpoint was change in global health status/quality of life scale assessed by the European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire Core 30 items (EORTC QLQ C30) at 12 weeks. The McGill Quality of Life

2018 EvidenceUpdates

59. Yoga for palliative care (PubMed)

Yoga for palliative care 30271708 2018 11 14 2213-4220 7 3 2018 Sep Integrative medicine research Integr Med Res Yoga for palliative care. 211-213 10.1016/j.imr.2018.04.001 Deshpande Anjali A Padma Yog Sadhana, A Unit of Terna Public Charitable Trust, Navi Mumbai, India. eng Journal Article 2018 04 30 Netherlands Integr Med Res 101612707 2213-4220 2017 12 05 2018 04 23 2018 04 24 2018 10 2 6 0 2018 10 3 6 0 2018 10 3 6 1 ppublish 30271708 10.1016/j.imr.2018.04.001 S2213-4220(17)30252-4 (...) PMC6160500 Int J Yoga Therap. 2011;(21):23-37 22398342 Int J Palliat Nurs. 2016 Mar;22(3):111-7 27018737 Perspect Psychiatr Care. 2017 Oct;53(4):329-336 27553981 Indian J Palliat Care. 2017 Jul-Sep;23(3):223-224 28827922 Int J Prev Med. 2012 Jul;3(7):444-58 22891145 J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2011 Mar;23(3):135-42 21355946 Indian J Palliat Care. 2010 Jan;16(1):1-7 20859464 Ann Palliat Med. 2018 Jan;7(1):41-62 29156893

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2018 Integrative medicine research

60. Palliative Care Program Development in a Low- to Middle-Income Country: Delivery of Care by a Nongovernmental Organization in India (PubMed)

Palliative Care Program Development in a Low- to Middle-Income Country: Delivery of Care by a Nongovernmental Organization in India Limited data describe the delivery of palliative care services in low- and middle-income countries. We describe delivery of care by the Trivandrum Institute of Palliative Sciences (TIPS) in Trivandrum, India.Administrative records were used to describe case volumes, setting of care, and organizational expenditures. An estimate of cost per clinical encounter (...) for palliative care services has increased substantially, with an increasing proportion related to cancer. The organization of clinical services by TIPS may serve as a model for the development of other palliative care programs in low- and middle-income countries.

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2018 Journal of global oncology